The College of DuPage is a comprehensive community college located 27 miles west of downtown Chicago, vitally connected to our local area for over 50 years. We prepare students for a lifelong passion for learning on our 273-acre campus which is home to nine associate degrees and numerous career and technical areas as well as preparation to articulation to one of our many baccalaureate partners.
College of DuPage is committed to student success and values an inclusive and welcoming community environment. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workforce. Our connection to the larger metropolitan area is essential to our success and provides a wealth of diverse cultural and recreational opportunities.
College of DuPage seeks a full-time, tenure track faculty member to teach English Language (ELS) courses in the English Language Studies department starting in August, 2019. Courses focus on the core language skills of reading, writing, listening/speaking, and grammar for non-native English students in preparation for academic studies at colleges/universities and professional employment. Faculty are assigned 15 to 16 credits (typically four courses) per semester.
Faculty duties include classroom instruction, assessment, curriculum development, advising students, professional inquiry, committee work and engaging with instructional technology.
Teaching assignments may include various delivery modes, such as face-to-face, on-line, hybrid and/or blended formats during days, evenings and weekends.
Master's degree in TESOL, or a Master's degree in a related discipline plus 18 semester hours of graduate level credit in TESOL is required.
Teaching experience is required. Teaching experience in Higher Education, especially at the Community College level, is preferred.
Competitive starting salaries are dependent on education and experience. College of DuPage also offers a generous benefits plan.
To apply please submit your electronic application, unofficial transcripts, current curriculum vita, a cover letter including a list of three references, and a Teaching Statement.
Applications accepted until 5 p.m. CST, January 21st, 2019.
The Teaching Statement must include the candidate’s anticipated contributions to College of DuPage related to academic quality and student success and meet a 2-page limit.
A teaching demonstration will be required at interview.
This position requires a pre-employment background and drug screen.
College of DuPage does not discriminate against individuals in employment opportunities, programs and/or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin, ancestry, veterans' status, marital status, disability, military status, unfavorable discharge from military service, or on any other basis protected by law.